On Tesla’s French online store, the Model 3 now exceeds the €50,000 mark, and can go up to nearly €65,000! Explanations.
A pioneer in the era of the electric vehicle, the Tesla Model 3 has enjoyed resounding success in recent years. But since the start of the component shortage, the Californian manufacturer has more and more difficult to produce and supply vehicles. Tesla has again increased the prices of its flagship vehicle. It now exceeds the €50,000 mark.
A dramatic increase in just a few months
Beyond the sum, which no longer allows the Tesla Model 3 to take advantage of the maximum rate offered by the ecological bonus, it is above all the short time between price increases who worries. Last March, the electric sedan went from €43,800 to €46,990. Two months later, it is therefore now available from €50,990. That is an increase of €7,190 in 3 months!
The Tesla model 3 went to 60k off option. If you bought it a year ago, you made a better investment than real estate.
— Patoche B. (@patochemasquey) May 21, 2022
Up to €64,990 for the Tesla Model 3 Performance
This price spike concerns all versions of the Tesla Model 3. In Dual Motor all-wheel drive, the Long Autonomy finish costs €59,990. The Performance finish is priced at €64,990. the whole without options! You will not be able to change the color or the rims of the vehicle, for example.
Extended delivery times
If despite everything, you still want to buy a Tesla Model 3, future deliveries will not take place before January 2023 at best. Your vehicle should arrive no later than March. To reduce this delay, you can browse the list of vehicles already available, installed by the manufacturer. However, Tesla now only has second-hand Model 3s in its inventory, and outside of France.
A huge blow for the best-selling electric car in the world last year.
Tesla hit hard by component shortage
If Tesla is having a lot more trouble in 2022, it is undoubtedly due to the rise in the cost of raw materials, the shortage of components, but also to the Covid-19 pandemic, which closed the Gigafactory in Shanghai in China. more than twenty days. The manufacturer has not yet not communicated about his situation.
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